A real-time simulator for interventional radiology
Proceedings of the 2008 ACM symposium on Virtual reality software and technology (VRST '08)
By Evren Samur, Fei Wang, Hannes Bleuler, Lindo Duratti
Issue Date:October 2008
Interventional radiologists manipulate guidewires and catheters and steer stents through the patient's vascular system under X-ray imaging for treatment of vascular diseases. The complexity of these procedures makes training mandatory in order to master ha...